MDC is a member –institution in this national network of community colleges and as such art students who have taken a studio class for credit are eligible to be chosen by their professors for the annual competition that is held (January - February)in alternating campus galleries.
The annual exhibition includes fifty works and a jury selects five finalists who will participate in the League’s national competition. These finalists’ works will appear in the catalogue produced every year and may also win a series of cash prizes. MDC has a tremendous record of wins over the years which is unprecedented, including:
|2011-2012||First Place||Alejandro Valencia||North|
|2010-2011||First Place||Lester Sanchez||North|
|2010-2011||Third Place||Luis Castaneda||Wolfson|
|2009-2010||First Place||Sebastian Munoz||Wolfson|
|2008-2009||Honorable Mention||Zonia Zena||Wolfson|